Our commercial clients want the same thing our residential clients want: style and functionality. The needs of commercial clients do vary slightly, though. Storefronts and restaurants, for example, want optimum light control so their customers have a pleasant experience and are able to view products with good, natural light. Office buildings need window shades that will ensure a comfortable and productive working environment and offer exceptional energy efficiency to control heating and cooling costs. All commercial clients want dependability and durability so their window treatments can withstand years of continual use. [Read more...]
Motorization is the latest trend in window coverings. As more innovative systems are developed, the price to add automation to your window coverings has never been better, and you get a lot of functionality for your investment. Here are just a few benefits to motorizing your window treatments with Hunter Douglas Platinum 2.1 Technology. [Read more...]
If you’ve been thinking about motorizing your window fashions, there’s never been a better time than right now! At Ross Howard Designs in Dallas, we’re offering special pricing on window treatment motorization systems. Our Hunter Douglas solutions are built with the latest in automation technology. We specialize in not only creating complete motorization systems for new construction, but also in adding motorization kits to existing window coverings. [Read more...]
As a Hunter Douglas Gallery, Ross Howard Designs offers a remarkable range of lifting and operating systems for your window fashions. From motorized options to innovative manual options, your choice of blinds and shades will be convenient, easy-to-operate, and safe for children and pets. Even the largest window treatments can be easily operated with our manual or motorized options.
Motorized Operating Options
From hard-wired to battery-operated systems, our motorized operating systems set a high standard for convenience and flexibility. Motorized lifting systems enable you to open, close, tilt or traverse your Hunter Douglas window coverings using a remote control or wall-switch. Here are some of your options: [Read more...]
We recently installed Hunter Douglas Duette Architella with PowerRise cellular shades in a client home and they love their new window treatments! Their new shades have the new Illumicell, which is the new, clear, inner honeycomb on the Architella products. It allows for energy efficiency, but more light & texture to come through the shades. [Read more...]
With the new, easy-to-use Platinum App, you can now operate your PowerRise 2.1 and PowerGlide 2.1 motorized window coverings using your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. The new app is far more than a remote, the smart technology of the Platinum App allows your to preset and reset the precise position of multiple window coverings for optimal privacy, security, energy management and mood.
Customized slide bars for each Platinum App Certified window covering make programming simple to set. Scene control, room control, individual shade control or timed control are all features of the new Platinum App. The App is free to download and the set-up in simple with the new Platinum App Bridge and a home wireless network. Rethink the remote control. Tap into the power of the Platinum App. [Read more...]
We recently installed a perfect combination of blackout and sheer drapes to give options of a soft drapery that allows privacy, light control and elegance while being operated by a remote control.
View how the motorized drapes open and close. The sheer drapes close first followed by the blackout drapes to complete the process. [Read more...]
Ross Howard Designs hosted an interactive window treatment design booth at this year’s ASID Metrocon Expo & Conference on Thursday, August 9 and Friday, August 10, 2012, at Dallas Market Hall. The Ross Howard Designs booth included functional displays of the latest Hunter Douglas window fashions, including the latest shades and fabrics of its exclusive Alustra® Collection. [Read more...]
POWER ANY WINDOW, ANYWHERE.
Duette® honeycomb shades introduces a new, redesigned system for hard-wired motorized shade applications.
Built with the exclusive Hunter Douglas quiet motor technology, this new system features a quieter motor and can now accommodate smaller width openings. Additionally, by utilizing the common headrail design and color-coordinated fabric-covered valance, the system now delivers a consistent appearance with manual or battery-powered shades. [Read more...]
Have you considered light automation in your home? This trend is getting more popular every day as many people enjoy the benefits of automated lighting systems.
Benefits of Light Automation
- Any light in your home can be automated, and automating lights such as outside patio lights and inside safety lights can reduce the risk of accidents in your home. [Read more...]